Egypt Tours Frequently asked questions

Egypt Tours Frequently asked questions

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The favorable time to visit Egypt is during the northern hemisphere fall, winter or early spring (October to April) when temperatures are lower. 

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Definitely, it is completely safe to travel to Taba. 

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It is one of the best-preserved temples in Egypt. The temple, dedicated to the falcon god Horus, was built in the Ptolemaic period between 237 and 57 BCE. The inscriptions on its walls provide important information on language, myth, and religion during the Greco-Roman period in ancient Egypt.

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Elephantine is an island in the center of the Nile at Aswan. This was the original 'border town' between Egypt and the Nubian lands to the south and in ancient times was a significant strategic position both for the defense of the border and as a trading route.

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Distance between Luxor and Aswan is 181 kilometers. It takes about 3 hours by car.

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Distance from Dubai to Egypt is 1,265.12 km.

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Distance from Egypt to Jordan is 675 kilometers.If you travel with an airplane from Egypt to Jordan, It takes 0.75 hours to arrive.

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Jordan is not part of Egypt. Jordan is located in the Middle East. It is bordered by the Gulf of Aqaba; Israel and West Bank to the west, Syria to the north, and Saudi Arabia and Iraq to the east.

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It is not important to learn Arabic to enjoy your visit to Jordan. but it is better to learn some phrases as expressing greetings or thanks. If you are planning to visit some places other than popular tourist destinations, it is advisable to learn some Arabic phrases.

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The currency in Jordan is the Jordanian Dinar. 

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Jordan is a very safe and stable country. Tourists can move around the country freely without any worry.

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You can catch a domestic flight to Sharm El Sheikh, followed by a local bus transfer to Dahab(we can arrange it for you private or sharing). The other option is to get a local bus from Cairo to Dahab which takes approximately 12 hours.

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There is no airport in Dahab but The closest airport to Dahab is Sharm el-Sheikh airport.

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Dahab enjoys various stunning snorkeling sites like The Blue Hole(absolutely, the most visited spot of Dahab snorkeling places.), Canyon , Ras Abu Galum, Eel Garden, Lighthouse Reef, Napoleon Reef, and Gabr el Bint.

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Since the 2011 revolution, Dahab has remained one of Egypt's safest destinations, that is back to a significant security presence across the country, including armed security officers stationed at important sites and road checkpoints.

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There are a lot of activities you can do in Sharm .you can visit, camping or diving in Ras Mohammed National Park. Also diving at Thistlegorm, Naama Bay, Jolanda Reef, Ras Um Sid Beach , Trip to Saint Catherine's Monastery and more. 

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Scuba diving and water sports is the most things Sharm is famous for. Sharm El Sheikh has also become a favourite spot for scuba divers from around the world. Being situated near the Red Sea, it provides some of the most amazing underwater scenery and warm water, making this an ideal place to dive.

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The best time to visit Sharm El Sheikh is in summer from May to October when the weather starts to be warm and sunny. This is the best time to enjoy water sports, such as scuba diving, swimming, snorkelling, sea walks and more water activities.

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The cheapest way to travel to Sharm el Sheikh by taking a bus. It takes 8 hours to arrive in Sharm. You will pay just approximately 16 $.

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According to the Foreign Office, Sharm el-Sheikh is considered safe to travel both for holidays and flights. And that's back to that the authorities in Egypt, especially in  Sharm el-Sheikh, keep a significant security presence across the country, including armed security officers stationed at important sites, critical infrastructure, and road checkpoints."So you will feel safe during your tour. 

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The Rosetta Stone was carved in 196 B.C. The Rosetta Stone was found by French soldiers who were rebuilding a fort in Egypt. The Rosetta Stone was found in a small village in the Delta called Rosetta (Rashid). It is called the Rosetta Stone because it was discovered in a town called Rosetta (Rashid).you can visit it from Alexandria by just Driving for 60 km to Rashid

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The lighthouse was designed to lead,guide& protect sailors, & to that end was dedicated to Zeus Soter (Deliverer). Around 300 BCE Ptolemy I Soter (r. 323 - 282 BCE) commissioned the building of a massive lighthouse to guide ships into Alexandria and provide a permanent reminder of his power and greatness

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Of course, it worth it, Alexandria has a lot to see. You can see greek and Roman monuments as catacombs and Pompey pillar. Also, it is an amazing chance to taste one of the best seafood plates in the world and during having your meals you will enjoy the amazing sea view you have never seen it before. visiting Montazah Palace and gardens and enjoy the unforgettable view.and don't forget to see the Lighthouse of Alexandria, one of the Seven Wonders of the World and the most famous lighthouse in antiquity. And lots of interesting places

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The second-largest city in Egypt, Alexandria, known as "The Pearl of the Mediterranean", has an atmosphere that is more Mediterranean than Middle Eastern, its ambiance and cultural heritage distance it from the rest of the country although it is actually only 225 km. from Cairo.
 

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Alexandria was a remarkable city in the ancient world. For more than two thousand years, it was the largest city in Egypt and was its capital for almost half of that time. As a vital trading post between Europe and Asia, it profited from the easy overland connection between the Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea.

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Of course, You will be safe around Abu Simbel, but we prefer that you follow your tour guide to feel safer.

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Distance between Luxor and Aswan is 181 kilometers (112 miles).

Driving distance from Luxor to Aswan is 215 kilometers (134 miles).

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Egypt is considered a transcontinental country, It is a popular African state due to its pyramids but the Sinai Peninsula is located in the Asian continent at the Southwest corner but the largest part of the country is in Africa in the northwest corner. 
 

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Egypt has a variety of tasty cuisines but the most important Traditional Egyptian Food is  “Ful & Ta'meya (Fava Beans and Falafel you can call it green burger too)”, Mulukhiya, “Koshary”, Fattah, Konafa and Roz Bel Laban for dessert and finally  Kebab & Kofta, the Egyptian traditional meat dish.

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Absolutely, Luxor is well worth visiting. Luxor is ancient Egyptian Capital. ... In ancient times, the city was known as home to the god Amun, a deity who became associated with Egyptian royalty. Luxor has the most important temples in Egypt. So If you want to see iconic sites such as the Valley of the King's, Karnak Temple, Queen Hatshepsut's Temple, Luxor Temple, Medinet Habu, Colossi of Memnon, Tombs of the Nobles and Luxor Museum.So don't miss the opportunity to visit Luxor.
 

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As a tourism company and specialized in organizing trips in Egypt for 20 years. If you want to cover the most important sightseeing in Egypt, you have to stay for 5 to 8 days. But if you want to spend some days in the red sea you can stay for 8 to 10 Days even from North America.

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